Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges
Whether you’re facing retirement—or looking to better understand certain investment ideas—we can help you address your most pressing money questions. With challenges comes opportunities and potential rewards for those who can identify long-term trends.
Our first priority is your overall financial success. We want to learn more about your personal situation, identify your dreams and goals, and understand your tolerance for risk. Long-term relationships that encourage open and honest communication have been the cornerstone of my foundation of success.
Our site is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. As you search our website, send a note regarding any questions you may have about any particular investment concepts or products. We'll get back to you quickly with a thoughtful answer.
Investment and financial planning services are offered by Carol Dixon through her affiliation with HD Vest
Putting a Price Tag On Your Health
Being healthy not only makes you feel good, it may also help you financially.
What If You Get Audited?
The chances of an IRS audit aren't that high. And being audited does not necessarily imply that the IRS suspects wrongdoing.
What the New Tax Bill Means for You
What does the Tax Reform and Jobs Act mean for you?
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
One way to find money is to examine your current spending habits and eliminate money wasters.
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
It's important to understand the pros and cons when considering a prepaid debit card.
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
Here are five facts about Social Security that are important to keep in mind.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.
Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
Bitcoin’s future is uncertain, but one thing is for sure: it’s the wild west out there, and there is no sheriff in town.
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.